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Bill Gates dethroned as world’s richest person

The median value of perks for C-suite executives at Fortune 100 companies jumped 22% from 2013 to 2015. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos enjoys security services valued at more than $1.5 million, according to research firm Equilar. Photo: Michael Reynolds/ European Pressphoto Agency Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is officially the world’s …

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Australian Army’s ridiculous HR move

The Nation Building Authority has a very important announcement. Change is in the air. Change is good for Australia. So this year, #UtopiaABC will air Wednesdays at 9pm (from August 19). The Army will put 24 officers through private executive training. Picture: Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images THE Australian Army is hiring …

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Trump on ‘edge of the abyss’

When President Trump told fired FBI Director James Comey “I hope you can let it go” he was allegedly trying to interfere with an FBI investigation into his former advisor Michael Flynn. Some say this could be grounds for impeachment, and the subsequent removal of Trump from office. US President …

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Greens debacle: ‘We’re not amateurs’

Richard Di Natale says the Greens will launch a review into its processes after the two senators resigned. Greens Senator Larissa Waters announces her resignation. A WOUNDED Greens leader Richard Di Natale has tried to reassure voters his party is not run by amateurs after losing his second co-deputy to …

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Trump’s secret second meeting with Putin

US President Donald Trump and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7. Picture: AFP DONALD Trump held a secret meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the recent G20 summit in Germany, …

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Tony still won’t back Malcolm

Peter Dutton talks about Australia’s new plan to deal with the threat of terrorism. Credit: Sunrise Abbott says he was advised against the changes. Picture: AAP FORMER prime minister Tony Abbott has revealed he was advised against establishing the new counter-terrorism department unveiled by Malcolm Turnbull. The prime minister on …

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Furious Trump’s big admission

The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr will testify in Congress to dispel what she calls ‘mass hysteria’ President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Picture: AP US President Donald Trump has told The New York Times he never would have appointed …

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The work buzzword you need to adopt

JMo sits down with Dominic Sherwood for a one-on-one chat about his life and career. Juanita Wheeler, organiser of TEDxBrisbane. Picture: Tim Marsden IN a world of work seemingly obsessed with “disruption”, “disrupting” and “disrupters”, workers would do well to understand what the buzzword actually means. In a nutshell, positive …

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How to survive an office romance

Despite having to pay all of Seven West’s legal costs, Amber Harrison has no regrets about going public about her affair with Tim Worner. CREDIT: ABC/7:30 Report Co-worker chemistry can be irresistible, but it’s best to tread carefully. YOUR eyes meet over the photocopier and the chemistry is electric. But …

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Jobless rate soars among migrants

Middle Eastern migrants are piling on to the dole queue, according to the latest figures. MIDDLE Eastern migrants are piling on to the dole queue — with a 33 per cent jobless rate during their first five years in Australia. The Daily Telegraph can reveal the unemployment rate among recent …

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